Narratives in Social Science Research, Paperback


Narratives in Social Science Research introduces students to the use of narrative methodology as a research tool.

It offers a useful and rigorous framework for the application of these devices within qualitative research.

This practically-orientated text provides: * An historical overview of the development of the narrative approach within the social sciences * A guide to how narrative methods can be applied in fieldwork * An explanation of how to incorporate a narrative approach within a research project * Guidelines for interpreting collected or produced narratives * A student-focused approach - key arguments and methods are illustrated by case-studies and lists of further reading Written in an accessible and engaging manner, this detailed text will be a useful resource for researchers and students taking courses in qualitative research across a variety of social disciplines.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 168 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
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  • Category: Social research & statistics
  • ISBN: 9780761941958



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